Violetville Elementary Middle School

3.50 5 1 (2 reviews)
1207 Pine Heights Ave
Baltimore, MD 21229
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Violetville Elementary Middle School serves 455 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 13% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Violetville Elementary Middle School's student population of 455 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students455 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Violetville Elementary Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Violetville Elementary Middle School is 0.62, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#1246 out of 1,367 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
5%
6%
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Hispanic
9%
16%
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Black
50%
34%
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White
36%
38%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.72
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaltimore City Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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The school is a great place for student learning. There are a few issues with student altecations, but that is true of all schools. I have enjoyed working with the staff and the administration. My child has been able to be very successful there. Way to go Violetville. Keep up the good work!
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Lots of violence at the school. The school used to be good. Now is a school where kids fight a lot.
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